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Marion County, Missouri


Potential Species Records

Potential species for Marion County. Species are listed in descending order of their likelihood of occurrence within the county. Click on a species or common name to view more information about that species. Click on column headings to sort by that column.
Likelihood Species Common Name Rationale Ecoregion / Watershed
2 Lithobates blairi Plains Leopard Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Upper Mississippi Alluvial Plain
2 Lithobates clamitans Green Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Upper Mississippi Alluvial Plain
2 Pantherophis obsoletus Western Ratsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles Claypan Prairie
2 Plestiodon fasciatus Common Five-lined Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 5 miles River Hills
4 Crotalus horridus Timber Rattlesnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles River Hills
4 Hyla versicolor Gray Treefrog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles River Hills
4 Sceloporus consobrinus Prairie Lizard Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles River Hills
4 Sceloporus consobrinus Prairie Lizard Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles Upper Mississippi Alluvial Plain
4 Scincella lateralis Little Brown Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles River Hills
4 Terrapene ornata Ornate Box Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 10 miles River Hills
6 Ambystoma maculatum Spotted Salamander Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles River Hills
6 Kinosternon flavescens Yellow Mud Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Macrochelys temminckii Alligator Snapping Turtle Same watershed, within 20 miles Bear-Wyaconda
6 Necturus maculosus Mudpuppy Same watershed, within 20 miles Bear-Wyaconda
6 Nerodia erythrogaster Plain-bellied Watersnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles River Hills
6 Nerodia rhombifer Diamond-backed Watersnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Upper Mississippi Alluvial Plain
6 Nerodia rhombifer Diamond-backed Watersnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles River Hills
6 Opheodrys aestivus Northern Rough Greensnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles River Hills
6 Ophisaurus attenuatus Western Slender Glass Lizard Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles River Hills
6 Pantherophis vulpinus Eastern Foxsnake Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Loess Flats and Till Plains
6 Plestiodon laticeps Broad-headed Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles River Hills
6 Plestiodon laticeps Broad-headed Skink Same Level IV ecoregion, within 20 miles Upper Mississippi Alluvial Plain
6 Siren intermedia Western Lesser Siren Same watershed, within 20 miles Salt
6 Sternotherus odoratus Eastern Musk Turtle Same watershed, within 20 miles Bear-Wyaconda
8 Emydoidea blandingii Blanding's Turtle Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Upper Mississippi Alluvial Plain
8 Lithobates areolatus Northern Crawfish Frog Same Level IV ecoregion, within 30 miles Claypan Prairie
10 Sistrurus catenatus Eastern Massasauga Same Level IV ecoregion, adjacent county Upper Mississippi Alluvial Plain
10 Sistrurus catenatus Eastern Massasauga Same Level IV ecoregion, adjacent county River Hills